It was deeply important for me to understand where Mandela came from. Because we know where he was going and that's a famous story but who was he? Where did he come from? What was his upbringing?
All claims of education notwithstanding the pupil will accept only that which his mind craves.
I'd rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck.
In Holland they have come to precisely the same conclusion. There they have...